3 Days Ngorongoro & Lake Manyara Tour
Day 01: NAIROBI – NGORONGORO
On arrival, you will be met by our customer service at the Airport (early morning flight) and later transferred to Namanga boarder town, where you will go under migration formalities and exchange the vehicle and proceed to Arusha or (assisted to board a Shuttle for Arusha). On arrival at Arusha you will be met and transferred to IMPALA HOTEL for your lunch. Soon after lunch you will depart for Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight at NGORONGORO SOPA LODGE (L, D).
Day 02: NGORONGORO
After an early morning breakfast you will descend into the crater for a half-day game view. Ngorongoro Crater is referred by many as “eighth wonder of the world”. The crater walls are 2000ft high and the floor spreads for 102sq miles, a truly awesome sight. It contains a river, several swamps, a soda lake-complete with flamingoes, a forest and open plains. A virtual “Noah’s Ark”, the crater is home to almost every species of wildlife indigenous to East Africa which include, gazelle, elephant, lion, leopard, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, wildebeest, zebra and numerous hippo. Eagles, cranes, storks and hundred of other birds also inhabit this spectacular area.
You will return to your lodge for lunch and later proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Lake Manyara National Park is beautiful small park known for it’s lush vegetation and tropical forests of giant fig and mahogany trees, elephants, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and variety of entelope inhabit the park as well as a variety of monkeys and a large population of hippo’s. The park is also home to many species of birds and one of the few places you will be able to see the comical ground hornbill. After an afternoon game drive en-route you will check-in at LAKE MANYARA SERENA LODGE for dinner and overnight.
Day 03: NGORONGORO – ARUSHA/NAIROBI
Enjoy an early morning game drive and later you will depart for Arusha, arriving in time for lunch at IMPALA HOTEL. Soon after lunch you will be transferred to Namanga boarder town and later proceed to Nairobi or assisted to board the afternoon Shuttle to Nairobi arriving at 6:30pm. (You can be dropped at the Airport or your hotel).